Peace Temple, Pokhara

4.4
#1 of 8 in Historic Sites in Pokhara
At Peace Temple, explore the 35 m (115 ft) tall Buddhist pagoda-style monument which symbolizes peace and compassion. Situated on a hilltop at the height of about 1,100 m (3,610 ft), the white temple offers a panoramic view of the lake, valley, and city, as well as the Himalayan range. The monument has two tiers, one for tourists and one for devotees to circumambulate the Buddha statue. Visit the site, which means "peace pagoda," either by crossing the lake by boat, or by going on an adventurous uphill trek. Take extra care of your personal belongings; some instances of theft have been reported. Arrange your visit to Peace Temple and discover more family-friendly attractions in Pokhara using our Pokhara day trip tool.
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  • It's worth climbing all the stairs to go to the top. The view of the Pokhara Lake from the top and the view of Mount Machhapuchhre is amazing and you cannot forget it.  more »
  • The World Peace Pagoda in Pokhara is one of an estimated 80+ Peace Pagodas that are located around the world today. The Pokhara Peace Pagoda was built after World War II by the Buddhist monks from...  more »

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